Glasgow Painting & Printmaking School of Fine Art

Vita Lerche (she/her)

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Blueprints I
Blueprints II
Blueprints III

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Verbal notation, an approach to documenting performative events.

Nothing much interesting

Four corners to a square

Bothy systems

Approaching the potato battery

Events

Visual notation, an approach to evidencing certain events.

Nothing Much interesting

Three hand bound books titled ‘Nothing Much Interesting’ have been placed in a local Waterstones bookshop

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bothy systems

I.    Travel alone to a bothy

Take potatoes

Stay for 3 days

Bury all left over potatoes

II.  Return 4 months later to harvest.

The image is an excerpt from ‘Bothy Systems’, to purchase the visual zine version (hand bound and cut by Vita Lerche) contact: vita.lerche@gmail.com

READ ONLINE HERE

 

Four corners to a square

Four individuals use 15kg of salt to outline a square under live surveillance. A trace is left on a webcam database and is available to watch at windy.com

Edited by Vita Lerche, featuring Mashu Harada, Justinas Benikasas, Finn Rosenbaum, Maria Makarof and Vita Lerche. Recorded by John Whittle.

Original footage available at: https://on.windy.com/50og7

 

Approaching the potato battery

Seven individuals were invited to find and experience a battery constructed out of 80 potatoes in a disused tunnel.

Of those seven:

three arrived easily

three had to be lead

one ended up going to a strangers flat

 

 

 

 

Nothing Much Interesting, Book 1 of 3

Blueprints I

Notations, blueprints, paintings. Each plotting different performative acts.

Making lemon yellow

Germs

Surveillance

Links

Detail, Links

Overleaf, Links

Blueprints II

Notations, blueprints, scans. Each plotting the development of a potato battery.

240 copper cathodes

Digital Scan

208 primed cables (out of 640)

Digital Scan

8 primed cables (out of 640)

Digital Scan

Potato Battery

Digital Scan

Blueprints III

Narrative diagrams, aspects of the event ‘nothing much interesting’.

Blueprints for nothing much interesting

Blueprints for nothing much interesting

Blueprints for nothing much interesting